Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo
Situated in The Dubai Mall is the Dubai Aquarium, which is the largest suspended aquarium on Earth. With a capacity of over 10 million litres of water, you are bound to see species of fish you have never seen before.
- With a capacity of 10 million liters and located bang in Dubai Mall, the Dubai Aquarium is one of the largest suspended aquariums in the world.
- It boasts an array of marine life that includes 400 sharks and rays, the highlight being their Tiger Sharks collection!
- Marvel at the 48-meter long tunnel that gives you fantastic 270-degree views of the of the gigantic aquarium.
- Additionally, you can check out the underwater zoo that houses Sea otters, piranha, penguins and many other animals.
What to Expect
Marvel at the incredible collection comprising of over 140 species including 300 sharks, rays and the largest collection of Sand Tiger sharks in the world. Walk along the Rainforest, Rocky Shore and Living Ocean environments at the Underwater Zoo and you’ll find yourself face to face with dangerous Piranhas, Giant Catfish, playful Otters, a Humbolt Penguin colony and more. Experience the special 'lunar-cyclic' lighting system that changes the ambiance of the tank depending on the time of day.
With three passes to choose from, i.e. Basic Pass, Explorer Pass, and the VIP Line Buster, you can gain access to whatever areas you wish for and explore it at your convenience.
Basic Pass: With this basic pass, you will get access to the Aquarium tunnel and Underwater Zoo.
Explorer Pass: If you're looking to get a little intimate more with the sea creatures then this pass is for you. Along with the researcher pass, you also get access to the submersible simulator & big screen theater and a free ride on the glass-bottomed boat.
VIP Line Buster: This ultimate pass includes all the benefits of an Explorer pass, and you get to try your hand at fish feeding!
Given its proximity to the Burj Khalifa you can save a lot by purchasing a combo ticket from here. This ticket gives you access to Underwater Zoo and Aquarium Tunnel alongside tickets to the observation deck on the 124th floor of the Burj Khalifa.
Know Before You Go
Government Valid ID card has to be presented for entry.
Sun - Wed: 10 AM - 11 PM
Thu - Sat: 10 AM - 12 AM
These tickets cannot be canceled, amended or refunded.
For me the highlight was seeing the Piranhas, Sea Otters, large Catfishes and a whole colony of Humboldt Penguin.
what a day i had, Even when I still think about it it makes me miss Dubai and the fascinating stuff we witnessed there.
It was so exhilirating. We walked in the 270 degree glass tunnel that goes through world’s largest suspended aquarium. Must try
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The Dubai Mall, Lower Ground Level, Downtown Dubai, Dubai